OPPO had unveiled its Realme 2 smartphone around a week ago. It is the second Realme device from the company after the Realme 1 phone that was launched earlier this year. The first sale of the Realme 2 handset took place at 12:00 PM in India on Flipkart. The smartphone has been with impressive first day sales since it was sold out in just minutes.
Flipkart is selling the 32 GB storage + 3 GB RAM edition of the Oppo Realme 2 with a price tag of Rs. 8,990. The higher model that includes 64 GB storage + 4 GB RAM is listed for Rs. 10,990 on the retailer site. Both the models come in color choices like Diamond Black and Diamond Red. There is no information on the second sale of the phone. It is likely it may go on sale again on Tuesday in the coming week. At the launch event, the company had confirmed that Blue variant of the smartphone will be available for purchase from October.
Realme has already confirmed that Realme 2 Pro smartphone will be debut in this month. Probably, it may arrive with some bumped specs like better processor and 6 GB of RAM. The Redmi 6 Pro by Xiaomi is slated to go official on Sept. 5 in India. It appears that the upcoming Realme 2 Pro could be a good rival for the Redmi 6 Pro.
The Oppo Realme 2 that has a model number of RMX1805 features a notched IPS LCD display of 6.2 inches that supports HD+ resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. The Snapdragon 450 chipset that includes a 1.8 GHz octa-core processor is present under the hood of the smartphone. It features a dedicated slot for adding a microSD card.
The 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup resides on the backside of the Realme 2. At the front is the f/2.2 aperture 8-megapixel front-facing camera that comes with AI features for capturing enhanced selfie shots. The ColorOS 5.1 based Android 8.1 Oreo OS is preinstalled on the smartphone. It is packed with a 4,230mAh battery.
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